Definitions and translations for "position"

Definition of position

Pronunciation
Noun
1. A place or location.
2. A post of employment; a job.
3. A status or rank.
Chief of Staff is the second-highest position in the army.
4. An opinion, stand, or stance.
My position on this issue is unchanged.
5. A posture.
Stand in this position, with your arms at your side.
6. A place on the playing field, together with a set of duties, assigned to a player.
Stop running all over the field and play your position!
7. An amount of securities or commodities held by a person, firm, or institution.
Strong earnings have bolstered the company's financial position.
8. A method of solving a problem by one or two suppositions; also called the rule of trial and error.
9. The full state of a chess game at any given turn.
Verb
10. To put into place.
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English - English - position

Pronunciation
n. viewpoint, opinion; siting, locus; location, place; post, job; condition, situation; pose, stance; status of commitments on the market (Finance and Investment)
v. erect, set, put; place, post
n. position, siting, location, place; post

English - Spanish - position

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s. colocación, plaza; posición, localización, situación, ubicación; actitud, postura
v. estacionar, posicionar, situar, ubicar

English - French - position

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n. pos., abréviation pour position, point de vue; opinion; place, lieu; poste, travail, boulot; condition, situation; conception; statut d'obligation d'un marché (Finance et Investissement)
v. positionner; mettre en place

English - German - position

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n. Status; Lokalisierung; Ort; Arbeitsposition; Stellung, Einstellung; Situation
v. positionieren, plazieren; aufstellen

English - Indonesian - position

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n. posisi, kedudukan, sikap badan, jabatan, pekerjaan, kursi, kelungguhan, formasi, keadaan
v. menempatkan, mengatur posisi, mengatur tempat

English - Italian - position

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s. punto di vista, opinione; posizione, collocazione; ubicazione; posa; posto; impiego, lavoro; situazione, stato; condizione economica; modo di vedere, atteggiamento; (Sport) classifica, posto in classifica; (Mar, Aer) punto, posizione
v. piazzare, mettere in posizione, collocare, disporre, sistemare; determinare la posizione di, localizzare, individuare; dislocare

English - Polish - position

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n. twierdzenie, pozycja, miejsce, sytuacja, stanowisko, położenie, postawa, praca, stan, godność, określić położenie
v. ustawiać, umieszczać, ustawić, umieścić

English - Portuguese - position

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s. posição; localização; local; emprego; trabalho; posicionamento, estado, situação; posição do mercado (Finanças)
v. colocar; instalar

English - Romanian - position

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n. poziţie, loc, postură, atitudine, situaţie, post, funcţie, serviciu
v. pune, aşeza, plasa, instala, determina locul

English - Russian - position

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с. местоположение, расположение, обычное место; положение, правильное место; позиция, поза; должность
г. ставить, помещать, определять местоположение

English - Turkish - position

Pronunciation
f. yerleştirmek, koymak, yerini belirlemek
i. konum, yer, durum, pozisyon, duruş, görev, mevki, statü, görüş, fikir, sav

English - Ukrainian - position

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n. положення, місцеперебування, позиція, становище, поза, посада, місце, ставлення
v. ставити, розміщувати, локалізувати

French - English - position

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(f) n. position, location, placing; place; standing, bearing, status; stand, attitude; posture, alignment

German - English - position

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n. viewpoint, opinion; siting, locus; location, place; post, job; condition, situation; pose, stance; status of commitments on the market (Finance and Investment)

English - Dutch - position

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zn. positie, rang, stand, houding, ligging, standpunt
ww. plaatsen, opstellen, plaats : de plaats bepalen van

English - Greek - position

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ουσ. θέση, τοποθεσία

French - Spanish - position

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1. (général) posición (f); ubicación (f)(Lat. Amer.) 2. (rang) posición (f); rango (m) 3. (classification) puesto (m)
4. (vitesse) ajuste (m) 5. (général) posición (f)
6. (emploi) puesto (m); empleo (m); posición (f) 7. (situation) posición (f); situación (f)

German - Spanish - position

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n. posición (f), situación (f), partida (f)

French - German - position

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n. lage, position, grundhaltung, haltung, stellung, stellungnahme, situation, platz, standort, rang, stand, standpunkt, kontostand, befinden

French - Italian - position

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1. (général) posizione (f); collocazione (f) 2. (rang) posizione (f) 3. (classification) posto (m)
4. (vitesse) regolazione (f); graduazione (f) 5. (général) posizione (f)
6. (emploi) posto (m); posizione (f); impiego (m) 7. (situation) posizione (f); situazione (f)

French - Portuguese - position

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1. (général) localização (f) 2. (rang) posição (f); lugar (m) 3. (classification) lugar (m)
4. (vitesse) regulagem (f) 5. (général) posição (f) 6. (emploi) lugar (f); posto (m); posição (f)
7. (situation) posição (f); situação (f)

French - Russian - position

Pronunciation
n. положение (f), расположение (f), обычный: обычное место (f), поза (f), состояние (f), ситуация (f), установка (f), позиция (f), статус (f)

French - Turkish - position

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[la] durum; konum; görev, mevki; tutum

German - French - position

Pronunciation
n. position (f), situation (f)

German - Italian - position

Pronunciation
n. posizione (f), posta {econ.} (f), situazione (f)

German - Russian - position

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n. пост (f), положение (f), место (f), позиция (f), местоположение (f), местонахождение (f), точка зрения (f), пункт (f), разряд (f)

German - Turkish - position

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i. durum (f), pozisyon (f), görüş (f)

French - Dutch - position

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1. (général) ligging (f); positie (f) 2. (rang) positie (f); rang (m); plaats (m/f) 3. (classification) positie (f); plaats (m/f)
4. (vitesse) stand (m) 5. (général) positie (f); ligging (f) 6. (emploi) betrekking (f); positie (f); ambt (n)
7. (situation) positie (f); situatie (f)

German - Dutch - position

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positie ,stand

English - Arabic - position

Pronunciation
‏موقف، مركز، منصب، موضع، حالة، وضع، مكانة، وضع حالة، موقع، موقف من قضية، مركز إجتماعي، وظيفة، مركز منصب، مقام منزلة، رآي، وضع حط، وضع حرج، مكان‏
‏وضع، وضعه فى موضع معين، وقع، كان في موقع، كمن‏

English - Chinese - position

Pronunciation
(名) 位置, 方位, 地点; 姿势, 姿态; 恰当的位置; 地位
(动) 安置, 决定...的位置

English - Chinese - position

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(名) 位置, 方位, 地點; 姿勢, 姿態; 恰當的位置; 地位
(動) 安置, 決定...的位置

English - Hindi - position

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n. स्थान, पदवी, अवस्था, गौरवपूर्ण स्थिति, ठान, आसन

English - Japanese - position

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(名) 位置; 姿勢; 順位; 地位; 見解
(動) 置く, 配置する

English - Korean - position

Pronunciation
명. 위치,자리; 견해, 입장;직책, 직업; 조건, 상황; 몸가짐, 태도; 국면, 형세
동. 세우다, 두다; 위치를 정하다

English - Vietnamese - position

Pronunciation
n. thái độ, tư thế, chổ, vị trí, địa vị, trường hợp, chổ làm việc, vị trí mẫu âm của vần
v. để vào chổ, đặt vào vị trí

German - Chinese - position

Pronunciation
[die]部位。地位。定位。立场。身分。位。位置。职位。姿势。
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Verb forms for position
Present participle: positioning
Present: position (3.person: positions)
Past: positioned
Future: will position
Present conditional: would position
Present Perfect: have positioned (3.person: has positioned)
Past Perfect: had positioned
Future Perfect: will have positioned
Past conditional: would have positioned